Chris Christie backs off from 'tit-for-tat' with Trump: 'I'm bigger and better than that'

IOWA CITY, Iowa — A day after Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump opened a broad attack on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Christie responded by suggesting that he was above engaging the bombastic real estate mogul. "All I have to say to Donald is, Happy New Year and I'll…

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Chris Christie: 'You can't enjoy your civil liberties if you're in a coffin'

Christie calls for expansion of US military presence in N.H. speech

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie called for an aggressive expansion of the United States' intelligence operations and global military footprint on Monday, envisioning the country as a peacekeeping force containing the rising threat of China, Iran, Russia and Syria. On a swing through New Hampshire, Christie staked out the most hawkish position of…

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